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Some foods are naturally fermented – which means they are broken down by yeast and bacteria – and that makes them good for our digestion. In this Healthy Living Bob Hutkins, who studies fermented foods at the Nebraska Food for Health... (full story)


Natural gas has been making higher lows over the past fifteen months. The energy commodity began making higher multi-year highs in June 2021. With the peak season for demand on the horizon, the price is trading above $5, a level not seen since February 2014. (full story)


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Ethereum (ETHUSD) spent the past week consolidating again near the 61.8% Fib retrace of the May-Jul Fall.  Significantly, the ETHUSD remains vulnerable to falling further this week as part of a healthy correction from the September high, particularly with ETHUSD testing upchannel support (on the daily chart).  (full story)


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The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to the financial services company Blackstone (NYSE: BX ). I found the company by sorting Barchart's All Time High list first by the highest number of new highs in the last month, then used the Flipchart function to review the charts for consistent... (full story)


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The U.S. Corn Belt trended warmer and drier than normal, for the week-ending September 18th. According to data from WeatherTrends360, the region ranked the 5th warmest and 4th driest in the last 30 years for this timeframe. Although the... (full story)


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Rising ag baseline projections for the current marketing year could mean more cash lining ag producers’ wallets. A leading ag economist dissects economic factors within the ag economy to compare current trends with near-term projections. The... (full story)


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Post-Tropical Cyclone Nicholas will continue to produce relatively minor rainfall impacts across the South, where additional rainfall could total 1 to 2 inches or more. Meanwhile, a low-pressure system near the middle Atlantic Coast will approach... (full story)


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In this week's AgFax Weekend - PLC Payment Projections | Ag Committee - Budget and Taxes | and more. (full story)


Going into Friday’s weekly close December cotton futures were holding well above the important 92 cent price support level, (91.50-91.80). This support as has been frequently discussed should continue to […] (full story)


Spot quotations averaged 63 points lower than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, […] (full story)


Earlier this week, the USDA’s Economic Research Service noted in its monthly Oil Crops Outlook report that, “Hurricane Ida’s emergence in the Gulf of Mexico slowed the pace of exports near the end of August which is expected […] (full story)


It’s #FarmerFriday and time for you to meet Hal and Colby Cromley from Bulloch County, Georgia! Owned by brothers Hal & Chap Cromley, Nellwood Farms is a 7th generation farm that produces […] (full story)


Harvest is in full swing in Arkansas. Most other aspects of the industry have slowed to accommodate, as cash bids in the region haven’t changed because farmers are more interested in […] (full story)


At this point, we usually recommend the company for its dividend, However, the company’s dividend has been notoriously inconsistent. It has a mountain of debt (a net debt position of more than $20 billion) to pay off that could take priority at some point in the future. Using the right trading strategy, maybe you could ride the stock’s bull run in the near future. However, from a value perspective, Cigna is a company that is difficult to justify. (full story)


Summary Open weather across much of the country favored summer crop maturation and fieldwork, including harvest efforts and winter wheat planting. By September 12, more than one-third (37 percent) of […] (full story)


ENSO-neutral conditions (leaning cooler than normal) are present in the tropical Pacific Ocean with an increased likelihood for La Niña development during the October-Novemeber-December (OND) season, with a 70-80% chance […] (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 17-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


MIAMI Shipping Point Prices as of 17-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


USDA Research Examines Port Choice for Grain Exports USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service recently published a synopsis of research conducted in cooperation with the University of Oregon. The research report is […] (full story)


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YAKIMA Shipping Point Prices as of 17-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service, USDA. Phone: (602) 514-7210 Fax: (602) 514-7215 Any questions or comments can be sent via email to:... (full story)


FRESNO Shipping Point Prices as of 17-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


SA_LS855 San Angelo, TX Fri Sep 17, 2021 USDA Market News National Sheep Summary for Week Ending Friday, September 17, 2021 Weekly Trends: Compared to last week slaughter lambs sold steady to 15.00 higher. Slaughter ewes were steady to 5.00 higher. Feeder lambs 5.00- 20.00... (full story)


SEATTLE Shipping Point Prices as of 16-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 16-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News Service,... (full story)


PHOENIX Shipping Point Prices as of 17-SEP-2021 Provided by: Specialty Crops Market News Federal - State Market News... (full story)


In my opinion, there has been little to change this week in the cash markets, processing speeds of packers, cattle on feed, or consumer demand.  Hence about the only thing to expect from this would be further convergence of basis. (full story)


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Cotton futures trading led the board lower this week, with Turnaround Tuesday’s close as the only up day. The 9 to 21 point losses on Friday left futures 78 to 117 points lower from Friday to Friday. The inverse from December to March tightened by 3 points during the week... (full story)


Live cattle futures ended the Friday session with triple digit losses for Dec – April. October and June contracts were each 80 cents lower on the day. USDA reported cash trade from $123 - $126 this week, though the bulk of TX sales were $124 with $123 - $124 in... (full story)


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